Barreal - San Juan - Argentina

Nature and adventure in the Andes

Fishing

If you want to do this activity, you can contact:
River Blanco
Attractions:
  • Fishing for rainbow trout
  • Landscape
Difficulty: Minimun
Duration: 1 day
Operable season: September to April

To the south west of Calingasta department, with an average flow of 20 cubic meters per second, we can find the river Blanco.
Its geography is marked by wide gorges, varied water (fast and slow zones) with a predominance of deep slides that make it a difficult river wading. Fishing is mainly focused on rainbow trout with normal copies 250g. Weight.

Flyfishing River Blanco
River Castaño
Attractions:
  • Fishing for brown trout
  • Landscape
  • Crystal clear waters
Difficulty: Minimun
Duration: From 1 days
Operable season: All year

To the North in the Calingasta walley we can find the river Castaño. It has a wide geography of water stream of fast-medium speed, dominated by sliding and slow pools. It is an ideal area for brown trout fishing, where you can find trouts of 400grs. average weight.

Flyfishing River Castaño
River Calingasta
Attractions:
  • Fishing for brown trout, rainbow and fontinalis
  • Landscape
Difficulty: Minimun
Operable season: September to April

To the west of Calingasta department, with an average flow of 5 cubic meters per second, we can find the river Calingasta. Its geography is characterized by narrow gorges and crystal clear water, medium / fast speed, with plenty of pockets and some low tables. We can find brown trout, rainbow and Fontinalis of 200 grs. average weight
Fishing licenses are sold.

Flyfishing River Calingasta